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New Scholarship on the Economic Impact of IGRA

Randall K. Q. Akee, Katherine A. Spilde, and Jonathan B. Taylor have published “The Indian Gaming Regulatory Act and Its Effects on American Indian Economic Development” in the Journal of Economic Perspectives. Here is the abstract: The Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA), passed … Continue reading

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Another Update in Cosentino v. Fuller Depublication Request

Here: Defendants’ Request for Depublication Oppo to Viejas Band’s Depub Request Opposition to Request of Defendants to Depublish Opposition to Request of Group of 13 Prior depublication-related posts here and here. Cal. COA opinion here.

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Additional Request to Depublish Cosentino v. Fuller

Here (from the Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians): Request for Depublication 07 14 15 Prior request for depublication here.

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California Tribes Seeking Depublication of Cosentino v. Fuller

Here is the request to the California Supreme Court for depublication of Cosentino v. Fuller (Cal. Ct. App.) submitted by thirteen California Indian tribes: Cosentino Request for Depublication – File Endorsed Here’s an excerpt: Here, it is undisputed that Plaintiff’s … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Pauma Band of Luiseno Mission v. State of California

Here: California Opening Brief Pauma Answer Brief California Reply Brief Pauma Band Reply Oral argument audio and video. Lower court materials here.

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California Appellate Court Issues Slightly Modified Opinion in Cosentino v. Fuller

Here: Amended Opinion Motion for rehearing here. Panel materials here.

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California Tribes Seek Rehearing Or Depublication Of Official Immunity Ruling

Here are the materials: Petition for Rehearing Cosentino – Application and Amicus Brief Here’s a snippet from the petition: The Opinion effectively holds that the Tribe’s Gaming Commission lacks authority to revoke a gaming license unless it cites to reasons … Continue reading

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Government Moves to Dismiss Kansas Challenge to NIGC Indian Lands Opinion re: Quapaw

Here are the materials so far in State of Kansas v. National Indian Gaming Commission (D. Kan.): 43 US Motion to Dismiss Complaint here.

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California Appeals Court Holds Pechanga Casino Officials May Be Sued in Employment Action

Here is the opinion in Cosentino v. Fuller: Opinion An excerpt: For sovereign immunity to apply, the claims against tribal officials must be based on actions the officials took in their  official capacity and within the scope of their official … Continue reading

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Federal Court Rejects Gaming Bid of MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians

Here are the materials in State of Alabama v. 50 Serialized JLM Games (S.D. Ala.): 8 Alabama Motion to Remand 10 MOWA Motion to Dismiss 23 Alabama Response to Motion to Dismiss 31 MOWA Amended Notice of Removal to Federal Court … Continue reading

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